Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 6/1/13
With OTA’s still underway, the New York Giants still have many question marks entering into the season. Failing to make the playoffs in 2012 and with a head scratching draft, GM Jerry Reese and Head Coach Tom Coughlin must put the pieces together and somehow find the right fit to have a successful season. With a very favorable schedule for 2013, the Giants seem to be off to a good start. However; this team needs to re-establish their identity that propelled them as Super Bowl Champions in 2011. I’m referring to solid defense and a productive well balanced offense. In 2012, the Giants struggled from both sides of the ball as their defense ranked 2nd to last in many categories and the offense displayed hot and cold moments throughout the season. I believe the New York Giants need to excel in three categories in order to make the playoffs. I believe that if any of the three does not occur, the Giants could miss the playoffs again. The following are my three most important factors to th...
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